Zip Code 48461 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorth Branch
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lapeer
Area Code810
Current Population:8428
Racial Majority:White 94.38%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$54316
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53080
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time33.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range794 - 873 ft.
Area83 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.20791800, -83.20600000

Zip Code 48461 Description

Zip Code 48461 is located in the state of Michigan in the Detroit metro area. Zip code 48461 is primarily located in Lapeer County. The official US Postal Service name for 48461 is NORTH BRANCH, Michigan. Portions of zip code 48461 are contained within or border the city limits of North Branch, MI, Barnes Lake-Millers Lake, MI, . Zip code 48461 is within area code 810 and area code 989. 48461 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 48461 is 4.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 48461 increased to 8428 from 7867 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 48461 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 48461 public schools is White. 46.4% of students in 48461 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8149 94.38% 8056 +1%
 Black Or African American 29 0.34% 30 -3%
 Hispanic 352 4.08% 241 +46%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.17% 17 -12%
 Asian 22 0.25% 6 +267%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 75 0.78% 75 -11%

Zip Code 48461 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.6%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 3.7%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 48461 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population84287867
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households2927
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$54316
Income Under $50K Per Year44.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.60%
48461 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 10Paul MitchellRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Michigan Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$123101
Average Real Estate Sale Price$73238
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 56h - Interlobate Dead Ice Moraines
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 48461 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)14152434455459575039302037
Avg Max Temp (°F)29324356697882807260463457
Avg Precip (In.)1.651.322.152.822.813.172.963.273.752.542.662.0631.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
CBSA Type48461
CBSA Population4473111
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours